Pweh, that was too close for comfort. Many retailers will just copy and paste the text from the manufacturer or distributor web site. From a brief glance, the vendor’s web site does not appear to say either way. Your answer does not answer the original question. This is not a hardware shopping recommendation question. Sign up using Facebook.
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Can you elaborate on how the dock’s chipset would be important, perhaps even with proper citations?
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Pweh, that was too close for comfort. The dock shouldn’t care about this limit it just passes instructions and data back and dockin between the drive and the computerbut your operating system needs special support to handle individual drives over 2. From a brief glance, the vendor’s web site does not appear to say either way.
Like the customer review states, a 3TB is a newer storage size.
I fixed it by putting them on internal SATA again and forcing the same checkdisk on reboot. This means things won’t work right if you try to stick a 3TB drive in any dock if your OS doesn’t support it. Your answer does not answer the original question. This is just a lie. Source This means things won’t work right if you try to stick a 3TB drive in any dock if your OS doesn’t support it.
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This means the marketing text was written when 1. I still think it shouldn’t, but it’d docoing nice to have it confirmed. Assuming the OS supports the full capacity of the drive, why should introducing another not even a different, really connector change anything?
My gut feeling tells me as also stated in the question itself that the dock should simply forward commands and data, especially when run si–7908 eSATA to SATA. I have sl-7908 across compatibility issues when the hard drive model is new to the market.
Everything is visible to be there, but doesnt work, available size is wrong. Email Required, but never shown. Dockihg can’t site anything specific to drive capacity, but controllers receive updates as errors are discovered.
The magic number right now is 2. You could run a multi-petabyte storage solution off of USB if you really wanted to. I’m looking at perhaps buying an eSATA docking station to be able to easily plug in and unplug hard disk drives, particularly but not necessarily only for backup purposes. Looking hxd different models, I find for example this page detailing the Deltaco SISUS which specifically states “storage capacity: A customer review specifically mentions that it does not work with 3 TB drives, although does not go into any detail such as OS, drive model, etc.
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Then there is the quite similar Deltaco SIB3 which boasts on the box ” all 2. This is not a hardware shopping recommendation question.